Virender Sehwag: A 40-50 in winning cause better than 200 in a losing one

PTI Posted online: Monday, Sep 16, 2013 at 0000 hrs
Bhubaneswar : Virender Sehwag feels that team's success is "more important" than individual feats of players.

Virender Sehwag, who is desperately eyeing a comeback in the national side, said he is more happy when he is able to contribute to the team's cause. Also Read: Life line! Sehwag, Gambhir, Zaheer, Yuvraj get a chance to fight back

"For me the success of the team is always important then individual performances of players," Virender Sehwag said at the inauguration of the two synthetic pitches at the Pragati Sporting Club in Bhubaneswar on Sunday.

"I feel happy when I score a 40 or 50 and the team wins rather than when I score a double century and the team loses," he added. Also Read: Selection of seniors in India A is a show of both intent, faith, writes Harsha Bhogle

The Pragati Sporting Club is one of the country's oldest cricket clubs and has produced international cricketers like former India opener Shiv Sundar Das.